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Computers for Beginners
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Computers for Beginners

$49

with DJ LeVasseur

Welcome to the world of technology! If you’re new to computers or have tried using them but are still not comfortable, then this is the course for you. We will work together to cover the basics of how computers work and how to use them in a comfortable and relaxed environment. We will learn basic word processing, how to use email, how to use the Internet and more. This class is for true beginners. If you use a computer and are comfortable with the basics, think about enrolling in one of our other computer classes.

Instructor: DJ LeVasseur
Mondays, 2/24 - 3/30, 2:30 - 4:30 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center
Fee: $49

Microsoft Excel Boot Camp - Section II

$39

with DJ LeVasseur

Calendar Feb 24, 2020 at 2:30 pm, runs for 3 weeks

This accelerated course will teach you how to make your spreadsheets work for you. We will cover: formatting a worksheet, using formulas, managing your data, and many other essential functions of spreadsheets necessary for working in a business setting. We are here to help you become confident and proficient when using this powerful software. Excel Boot Camp is one of the trio of Microsoft Boot Camps being offered this semester! Check out Word and Outlook too.

Instructor: DJ LeVasseur
Mondays, 2/24 - 3/9, 2:30 - 4:30 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center
Fee: $39

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QuickBooks and Basic Accounting

$139

with DJ LeVasseur

Calendar Feb 24, 2020 at 5 pm, runs for 8 weeks

Take your office skills to the next level and get the training to make your resume stand out! Learn to combine the basic principles of accounting with the essential knowledge of QuickBooks functions with this must-have training for anyone working in or looking to work in a small office. We will focus on accounting for a business setting: AP/AR, monthly reconciliation, record keeping for tax purposes, and other general small business bookkeeping requirements. Prior experience with QuickBooks is not required but helpful.

Instructor: DJ LeVasseur
Mondays, 2/24 - 4/13, 5:00 - 7:30 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center
Fee: $139

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Microsoft Word Boot Camp

$39

with Stacia Dugas

Calendar Mar 4, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Microsoft Word remains the go-to program for document processing. This accelerated course is intended for those who want (or need) to learn basic Word skills, such as creating, editing, formatting, and saving documents; page setup options; and employing a variety of techniques for improving the appearance and accuracy of document content. We will cover everything you need to start using Word effectively. So what are you waiting for? Let’s get started learning Word today. Word Boot Camp is one of the trio of Microsoft Boot Camps offered this semester. Check out Outlook and Excel.

Instructor: Stacia Dugas
Wednesdays, 3/4 - 3/18, 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center
Fee: $39

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Beginner Drone Flying

$159

with Col. Daniel LeClair

Calendar Mar 14, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 3 weeks

This 15-hour course is designed for anyone using or looking to use drones. We cover the operation of various models, hands-on flight practice, uses and applications across industries, FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) regulations, operational risks, insurance, career opportunities and much more. If you are currently working, or considering a career in, real estate, construction, transportation, agriculture, insurance, public safety, photography, media, inspection, etc. or want to start a business, you’ll learn how your industry can be transformed in new, cost-effective ways. We will discuss how the citizens of Maine are using these unmanned aircraft in their businesses and how best you can employ drones in your business or start a new one. Prerequisites: Must have a minimum of 8th grade English reading and writing level, and comfortable using a computer and internet browser. NOTE: Class times include a working lunch. Please come prepared with a bagged lunch, snacks and drinks. Microwave and fridge are available for use.

Instructor: Col. Daniel Leclair
Saturdays, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center
Fee: $159

Computers for ESOL
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Computers for ESOL

Free

with Bill Keller

Calendar Apr 14, 2020 at 1 pm, runs for 12 weeks

Being comfortable with technology is necessary in our personal and professional lives. This class is for students with beginner-level understanding of computers and other tools of technology. Instructor Bill Keller uses his teaching and technology expertise to help students improve their computer literacy skills and become comfortable with technology. Call the ABE Coordinator to register for this and other ESOL classes. No classes 4/21, 4/23.

Instructor: Bill Keller
Tues/Thurs, 4/14 - 5/28, 1:00 - 3:00 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center
Fee: Free

Exploring google - It's not just a search engine

$39

with Bill Keller

Calendar Apr 29, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 5 weeks

In this class, we will explore the many applications associated with a Google Account. We’ll check out apps such as calendar, drive, docs, chat, photos, maps/earth and more as time allows. Students should have general familiarity with computers and the internet. GMAIL is not necessary; however, an account will have to be set up to fully explore the apps.

Instructor: Bill Keller
Wednesdays, 4/29 - 5/27, 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center
Fee: $39

Microsoft Outlook Boot Camp

$39

with DJ LeVasseur

Calendar May 4, 2020 at 5 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Learn to navigate Microsoft Outlook email software like a pro. From sending and receiving email and attaching documents, creating your own specialized signature to managing your contacts and calendars, this intensive three evening course will have you maneuvering through this industry standard software with ease. Outlook Boot Camp is one of the trio of Microsoft Boot Camps offered this semester. Check out Word and Excel.

Instructor: DJ LeVasseur
Mondays, 5/4 - 5/18, 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center
Fee: $39





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